Major Events Management (Olympic Games and Commonwealth Games Emblems and Words) Order 2012

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Major Events Management (Olympic Games and Commonwealth Games Emblems and Words) Order 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 7th day of May 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 80 of the Major Events Management Act 2007, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

Order

1 Title
  • This order is the Major Events Management (Olympic Games and Commonwealth Games Emblems and Words) Order 2012.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 7 June 2012.

3 Schedule of Major Events Management Act 2007 amended
  • (1) This clause amends the Schedule of the Major Events Management Act 2007.

    (2) In Part 1, after the last emblem, insert the emblems set out in Part 1 of the Schedule of this order.

    (3) In Part 2, clause 1, insert in their appropriate alphabetical order the items set out in Part 2 of the Schedule of this order.

    (4) Replace Part 3 with the Part 3 set out in Part 3 of the Schedule of this order.


Schedule
Amendments to Schedule of Major Events Management Act 2007

cl 3

Part 1
New emblems inserted in Part 1

 

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Part 2
Items inserted in clause 1 of Part 2

New Zealand Youth Olympic Team

New Zealand Youth Olympic Winter Team

Part 3
New Part 3

Part 3
Words relating to Olympic and Commonwealth Games

  • 1 The expressions Innsbruck 2012, London 2012, Sochi 2014, Glasgow 2014, Rio de Janeiro 2016, Rio 2016, and any words in column A when used in connection with any words in column B.

    Column AColumn B
    CommonwealthInnsbruck
    GamesLondon
    OlympiadSochi
    OlympianGlasgow
    OlympicRio de Janeiro
    OlympicsRio
    Winter Olympics2012
     2014
     2016
     First
     1st
     I
     Twentieth
     20th
     XXth
     26th
     Twenty-sixth
     XXVIth
     29th
     Twenty-ninth
     XXIXth
  • 2 The expressions Games City and Gold Games.

  • 3 Any abbreviation, extension, or derivation of a word or words in clause 1 or 2.

  • 4 Words that have the same meaning as, or a similar meaning to, a word or words in clause 1 or 2.

 Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order, which comes into force on 7 June 2012, is made under the Major Events Management Act 2007 (the Act). It amends the Act's Schedule, which contains permanently protected emblems and words. Use of those words and emblems that is not authorised or covered by an exception is, under sections 28 to 31 of the Act, an offence for which the maximum penalty is a fine not exceeding $150,000. The amendments add 2 New Zealand Commonwealth Games emblems to Part 1, add New Zealand Youth Olympic Team and New Zealand Youth Olympic Winter Team to the names in clause 1 of Part 2, and replace Part 3. New Part 3 contains words relating to, in particular, the Games that are the—

  • 2012 Youth Olympic Winter Games in Innsbruck in Austria:

  • 2012 Olympic Games in London in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland:

  • 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi in the Russian Federation:

  • 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland:

  • 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

New Part 3 also contains Olympics, and Winter Olympics, when used in connection with other specified words.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 10 May 2012.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.